Fishing Trips and Prices for 2020-21 Season

(All rates quoted in $NZD and inclusive of Goods & Services Tax (GST). These prices are valid from October 1st 2020 to September 30th 2021 … but may be subject to change without prior notice).

NB: The Full Open Fishing Season in my district runs from October 1st to April 30th. There are some limited Winter Fishing waters open from May 1st – September 30th)


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$895.00 per day for 1 or 2 persons

The Base Guide Rate applies to all Day Trips including helicopter trips. Please note that all helicopter charter fees are in addition to this rate


4WD Access Campout:

1 or 2 persons @ 2 days / 1 night $1990.00
1 person or 2 persons @ 3 days / 2 night $3200.00

This campout rate includes all food and camping equipment.

Helicopter Access Campout:

(NB. All helicopter fees are in addition to these guiding fees)

1 person or 2 persons @ 2 days / 1 night $1990.00 … plus helicopter charter
1 person or 2 persons @ 3 days / 2 night $2900.00 … plus helicopter charter

Helicopter Fees can range from $950.00 – $2500.00 depending upon location fished.

This campout rate includes all food and camping equipment.


For anglers requiring transfers to and from the Reefton area to either Christchurch or Nelson Airports please discuss your plans and requirements with Bryan and he will make arrangements on your behalf.


  • A deposit is required to fully confirm a booking. All prices will be quoted in New Zealand Dollars (NZD) and will include statutory Goods and Service Tax (GST), currently set by the Government at 15%.
  • Deposits can be paid either by bank transfer or direct credit to my bank account.
  • Before a booking is finally confirmed, fishing dates will be held for 14 days only pending payment.
  • Deposits will be 33% of the estimated total guiding fee for bookings of 3 days or longer.
  • Deposits for 1-2 day bookings will be 50% of the estimated total guiding fee.
  • Rates exclude fishing licences, accommodation, helicopter or boat charters or any other additional expenses that anglers may incur when they are not specified in the guiding rate.
  • Full payment of any balance owed can be paid by bank transfer or direct credit to my bank account prior to the commencement of each trip.
  • Preferred methods of payment are; Internet banking, bank transfer, bank cheque in NZD, cash.
  • Foreign personal cheques are not accepted.
  • Travel insurance is recommended as essential.
  • For cancellations more than 60 days prior to the reservation date, the deposit will be refunded, minus a  booking charge of NZD$400.00. Thereafter the entire deposit is forfeited unless the client finds a replacement angler. Please understand that late cancellations are a significant burden for any small business.
  • Wilson’s Riverview Angling cannot be responsible for the safe-keeping of customers’ property and you agree to release us from all liability for loss or damage to that property. You also agree to release from all liability and to indemnify Bryan Wilson and Wilson’s Riverview Angling against any liability we incur to anyone else resulting from the failure by you or any other member of your group to follow our instructions.